Burton Team


Neil Hickman FCA

Neil qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1996, has a daughter, two step children and enjoys crown green bowls.  Neil also enjoys horse racing and watching his favourite football team, Leicester City FC.

Paul Mitchell FCCA

Paul qualified as a Certified Accountant in 1996, has two teenage sons. Paul enjoys going to the cinema, eating out and spending time with his wife and family.  He has been a lifelong supporter of Chelsea FC.

Amy Murray BA FCCA

Amy is a qualified Certified Accountant.  She enjoys long walks and water sports. Amy has a daughter.



Ian Turner

Ian is married with two sons and enjoys playing golf. He also enjoys watching his two sons play football at the weekend.  Ian looks after the majority of our audit clients and enjoys working out of the office.


Accounting Team

Mark Shorthouse

Mark joined us in October 2012 and is AAT qualified as well as having passed all of the ACCA exams.  He is a keen hockey player and plays for Burton Hockey Club.  Mark also coaches children between the ages of 8 and 13 for the Burton Hockey Academy and has in the past been involved in managing the Under 14's Derbyshire Boys Hockey team (County level).  Mark also enjoys watching sport, particularly football and has an interest in wildlife.

Sarah Hodson

Sarah joined us in 2001. She enjoys spending time with her dog which is a Jack Russell/Chihuahua cross.

Mark Johnson

Mark achieved his AAT qualification in 2010. He enjoys watching Formula 1 motor racing and restoring a Triumph TR7 convertible car.

Jordan McCabe

Jordan joined us in August 2012 and is AAT qualified.  He is currently studying for the ICAEW qualification.  He enjoys watching football - being an Arsenal supporter. He also enjoys playing various games on PlayStation.

Payroll Team

The payroll department has now been centralised to our Derby office.

Administration & Marketing

Our secretarial and administrative support is in the capable and experienced hands of Karen Dyke.